Shepherd Valley Waldorf School Contact Information 

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Office: (303)652.0130

Fax: (303)568.7581


6500 West Dry Creek Parkway Niwot, Colorado 80503


Ruth Godberfforde, our Outreach and Admissions Director, is eager to talk to you about your interests and your child. Please let us know how best to connect with you:

303.652.0130 x15


Administrative Staff


Daniel Hindes, School Administrator  
(303) 652-0130 ext. 11

Isis West, Registrar and Office Manager
(303) 652-0130 ext. 10

Ruth Godberfforde, Outreach and Admissions Director 
(303) 652-0130 ext. 15

Shonda Lehtola Andrist, Bookkeeper
(303) 652-0130 ext. 14




Early Childhood: PreK/Kindergarten

Sunflower: Cindy Sudan (Lead Teacher), Laura Kohlhaas (Assistant) 

Bluebell: Jamie Little (Lead Teacher), Annie Boyarko (Assistant)

Marigold: Lisa Lombardi (Lead Teacher), Kimeri Lowell (Assistant) 

Lavender: Heidi Burke (Lead Teacher), Tatyana Hope (Assistant) 

Sweet Pea Parent Child: Faith Collins (Lead Teacher) Stephanie Baltz (Assistant)

Grade Teachers

1st Grade:  Adley Vanderhyden

2nd Grade: Amanda Easton

3rd & 4th Grade: Nancy Gruskay

5th Grade: Adrienne Chapman

6th & 7th Grade: Martina Simunek-Suarez

8th Grade: Stan Sudan


 Subject Teachers

Eurythmy: Mark Ebersole

Games and Developmental Movement: Charles Orphanides

Chinese (Mandarin): TraLing Tu and Jing Tuskind

German: Martina Simunek-Suarez & Ralph Doane

Orchestra: Brightin Schlumpf

Band: Cami Kidwell-Dodge

Cello: Joseph Howe

Choir: Janis Kelly

Handwork: Clari Schmidt

AfterSchool & Camps: Iris Kelly Candea and Katie Miller






Shepherd Valley Waldorf School

6500 West Dry Creek Parkway
NIwot, Colorado 80503

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